With Jahnvi Shrimankar performing live, Actress Bhumi Pednekar of Naitonal Award winning Dum Laga Ke Haisha fame, walked for the first time for any designer on the ramp in a sandstone embellished bespoke lantern lehenga with handcrafted bustier and jacket, turning showstopper for Designers Sonam and Paras Modi. .
Carrying with their Moroccan inspiration like their previous collection, designer duo Sonam and Paras Modi unveiled their another line ‘Mahal En Maroc’ at Lakmé Fashion Week Summer/Resort 2016 in Mumbai. These creations, enthused by Moroccan architecture and rich culture, have earlier been showcased at the prestigious ‘Who’s Next’ trade show in Paris this year.
Keeping the embroidery minimal, a rich focus on bespoke handwoven ensembles is the trend taking on the rage. The special highlight of the duos’ collection focuses on the same, with easy flowing lehengas, summery crop tops and layered jackets dominating the collection. For menswear, the theme remained light draped kurtas, printed dhotis and jackets.
The designs and motifs from the historic tiles and minarets of Hasan II mosque in Casablanca, translated into prints, intricate embroideries and exquisite handwoven fabrics of this dreamy couture by SVA.